Monthly Archives: May 2015

Knitting Pros Push Traditional Newfoundland Patterns

Two women from the province are keeping the culture alive by recreating and sharing rare Newfoundland knitting patterns. Christine LeGrow, owner of Spindrift Handknits, and Shirley “Shirl the Purl” Scott put together patterns for hand-knit items such as trigger mitts, flapper caps and scarves. Scott, originally from New Brunswick, said …

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